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With U.S. and global growth slowing, all eyes are on Tuesday's meeting of the Federal Reserve's policy committee. Will chairman Ben Bernanke lead the Federal Open Market Committee to a decision to buy more bonds, in the hope that a further diminution of already record-low interest rates will have a tonic effect on spending? Bernanke is like the mythical Atlas. With fiscal stimulus off...